The symbol "&".
‘The ampersand character in many logics acts as an operator connecting two propositions.’;
The symbol *.
To add an ampersand to.
A blemish in an otherwise outstanding achievement.
‘They came into the tournament highly ranked, but with a little bit of an asterisk as their last two wins had been unconvincing.’;
A word used to describe the character , , or &.
(transitive) To mark or replace with an asterisk symbol (*).
a punctuation mark (&) used to represent conjunction (and)
The figure of a star, thus, , used in printing and writing as a reference to a passage or note in the margin, to supply the omission of letters or words, or to mark a word or phrase as having a special character.
The ampersand, also known as the and sign, is the logogram &, representing the conjunction . It originated as a ligature of the letters et—Latin for .
a star-shaped character * used in printing
mark with an asterisk;
‘Linguists star unacceptable sentences’;
The asterisk *, from Late Latin asteriscus, from Ancient Greek ἀστερίσκος, asteriskos, , is a typographical symbol. It is so called because it resembles a conventional image of a star.